Barriers, drivers and interaction of wind propulsion technologies for ships

Dagmar Nelissen, Senior Researcher and consultant at CE Delft, will present the preliminary findings of the EU DG Clima study ‘Analysis of market potentials and market barriers for wind propulsion technologies for ships’, at next week’s Natural Propulsion Seminar. This is an important study with the general objective to provide support to the European Commission […]

ISS selects former NASDAQ lawyer for Global Compliance Officer role

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the maritime and logistics service provider, has demonstrated its continued commitment to compliance with the appointment of Karen Moore as Global Compliance Officer. She joins from financial markets and technology company NASDAQ where she was Associate General Counsel. Ms Moore’s international career includes working in Moscow and Lausanne for global tobacco […]

Global experts gather in Tokyo for ClassNK ship recycling seminar

Around 300 people gathered in Tokyo to attend a ship recycling seminar held by classification society ClassNK last week. In addition to ClassNK representatives, top industry experts from Asia and Europe discussed the current challenges of ship recycling and what the industry can do to support safe and environmentally sound recycling practices. Koichi Kato, Deputy […]

Abu Dhabi Terminals celebrates 10th year milestone

Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), manager and operator of Khalifa Port Container Terminal (KPCT) – the region’s first semi-automated container terminal – celebrated its 10th year anniversary on 17th May in Abu Dhabi. ADT was established in 2006 by Emiri Decree No. (6), as part of the restructuring of the commercial ports sector in the Emirate, […]

Norsafe showing comprehensive range at Posidonia

Norsafe, the lifeboat manufacture and design company, will be showing a comprehensive range of its renowned safety craft at Posidonia, June 6 to 10th 2016 at stand 420, hall 3. Exhibiting in partnership with its Greek agent, Intra Mare, the Norwegian based manufacturer together with its Greek subsidiary Norsafe Watercraft Hellas will be showing a […]

Damen continues growth in South Korean ferry market

Damen Shipyards Group has sold a Fast Ferry 4212 to South Korean ferry operator DAEA Express Shipping. The vessel, named Sea Flower, is the fourth ferry of this design that Damen has sold in the last five years to companies operating on the east coast of the Korean peninsula. With the contract for construction between […]